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Edition - Bod5054

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 568


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1093

Title: The Nightingale!

First Line: My love he was a rich farmer's son

Themes:  Ghosts

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V11915

Title: The maid of Lanwellyn

First Line: I have no sheep on the mountain, no boat on the lake

Johnson Ballads 1449A

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.

Edition - Bod2118

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 559


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1054

Title: New garden fields

First Line: Come all you pretty fair maids I pray now attend

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3340

Title: Fly away pretty moth

First Line: Fly away pretty moth to the shade

Harding B 11(2644)

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1448C; Coloured illustration.


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Johnson Ballads 1448C

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1448C; Coloured illustration.

Edition - Bod2440

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4871

Title: Uncle Ned's ghost

First Line: You've heard of a nigger, they call'd Uncle Ned

Themes:  African Americans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V303

Title: The Caledonian maid

First Line: Oh, say ye virgins, have you seen

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(3930)

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Johnson Ballads 1458

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Johnson Ballads 1459

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Johnson Ballads 1460

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Johnson Ballads 1461

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Johnson Ballads 1462

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Johnson Ballads 1463

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Edition - Bod11527

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1271

Title: Female auctioneer

First Line: Well, here I am, and what of that

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13755

Title: Alice Gray

First Line: She's all my fancy painted her

Harding B 11(1181)

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Johnson Ballads 1438

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Johnson Ballads 1439

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Johnson Ballads 1440

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Edition - Bod13464

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V4049

Title: Uncle Tom's description of a great plum pudding

First Line: Old Uncle Tom will sing you a song

Tune: [Old Dan Tucker]

Themes:  Food

Harding B 11(3931)

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Johnson Ballads 1464

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Edition - Bod13862

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 397


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 51

Title: Cold blows the wind

First Line: Cold blows the wind over my true love

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 154

Title: The false hearted lover

First Line: I courted a bonny lass many a day

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(634)

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Johnson Ballads 1435

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Johnson Ballads 1436

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Edition - Bod19416

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2110

Title: The man that lives

First Line: The man that lives must learn to die

Themes:  Religion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24394

Title: Arise and hail

First Line: Arise and hail the sacred day

Themes:  Christmas

Johnson Ballads 1448

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Edition - Bod19417

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: V6248

Title: The new Bloomer costume: or the Ladies who wear the breeches

First Line: Listen females all, no matter what your trade is

Themes:  Bloomerism

Johnson Ballads 1448A

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Edition - Bod19423

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 277


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The shamrock green

First Line: A constant girl was heard to cry

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7173

Title: A new song for Christmas

First Line: O Christmas has again arrived

Themes:  Christmas

Johnson Ballads 1456

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Edition - Bod20358

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmmingham [sic]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6807

Title: Jeannot's return!

First Line: Jeannot. From the field of fight returning

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20436

Title: Oh, what a charm it is to dwell

First Line: Oh, what a charm it is to dwell

Johnson Ballads 3073

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Edition - Bod2526

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 382


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1429

Title: William and Phillis

First Line: Said William to young Phillis how came you here so soon

Subjects:  North America

Themes:  ShipwreckWomen sailors

2nd Ballad

Title: The wadering [sic] boy

First Line: I was born in the country far over the mountains

Authors:  Roberts, H. Harrison

Themes:  Orphans

Harding B 11(4229)

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Johnson Ballads 1465

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Edition - Bod3362

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth Birmingham

Notes:  Harding B 20(92) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12885

Title: The lass with her jet braided hair

First Line: As I walked out one morning quite early

Themes:  Rejected suitor

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1982

Title: The moon is up

First Line: The moon is up and in the sky

Harding B 11(2078)

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Johnson Ballads 1447

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Edition - Bod12003

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V655

Title: In this old chair my father sat

First Line: In this old chair my father sat

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23610

Title: Uncle Tom; or, Why did master sell me?

First Line: Oh, I have lost my Dinah

Themes:  SlaveryBlackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1749)

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Johnson Ballads 1441

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Johnson Ballads 1446

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Edition - Bod14033

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 372


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3549

Title: Death of Nelson

First Line: O'er Nelson's tomb with silent grief oppress'd

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1162

Title: Bonny laboring boy

First Line: As I roved out one evening, being in the blooming spring

Subjects:  Plymouth (England)

Themes:  Unrequited loveSocial status

Harding B 11(838)

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Johnson Ballads 1437

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Edition - Bod19415

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22840

Title: Days we went a-gipsying

First Line: In great Hyde Park, like lots of larks

Authors:  Ransford, Edwin, 1805-1876

Themes:  GipsiesCrystal palace (London, England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V25420

Title: Pretty [lo]ve birds!

First Line: Pretty love birds, dear love birds, who gave you your name

3rd Ballad
Johnson Ballads 1434

Notes:  The cut is coloured.


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Edition - Bod19419

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 437


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20530

Title: Nicholas and his rhino

First Line: 'Tis of a rich tyrant who in Russia did dwell

Tune: Villikins and his Dinah

Subjects:  Nicholas I, Emperor of Russia, 1796-1855

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8069

Title: King Canute

First Line: In the merry old times of our ancestors

Johnson Ballads 1449

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Edition - Bod19422

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Wm. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 376


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 186

Title: The pretty ploughboy

First Line: It is of a pretty ploughboy was gazing o'er his plough

Themes:  Press-gangsLovers parted

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3539

Title: The light guitar

First Line: Oh! leave the gay and festive scene

Johnson Ballads 1450

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Johnson Ballads 1451

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Johnson Ballads 1452

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Johnson Ballads 1454

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Johnson Ballads 1455

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Edition - Bod19424

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: William Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Series Identifier: 273


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1453

Title: Shannon side

First Line: It was in the month of April, one morning by the dawn

Themes:  SeductionPregnancy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 833

Title: Buxom lass!

First Line: As I walked out one morning I met a buxom lass

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

Johnson Ballads 1457

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Edition - Bod19425

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1202

Title: Young women's dreams

First Line: Come all you pretty maidens, from the cook to the queen

Themes:  Dreams

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4994

Title: I'll not beguile thee from thy home

First Line: I'll not beguile thee from thy home

Johnson Ballads 1466

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